Birju Maharaj


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Doyen of India’s culture, he left a mark across the world

Maharaj-ji, as he was popularly known, died in the early hours of Monday in his New Delhi home, surrounded by his family and disciples, his daughter Ragini Maharaj said.

Pandit Birju Maharaj performs at an event in Bengaluru. (Arunkumar Rao)
Updated on Jan 18, 2022 06:38 AM IST
By, New Delhi/mumbai

RIP Birju Maharaj: Celebs remember 'one of Kathak’s greatest ambassadors’

Legendary Kathak maestro Pandit Birju Maharah died at 83. PM Narendra Modi and many others have shares their condolences on social media. 

PM Narendra Modi shared a throwback picture with Pandit Birju Maharaj. 
Published on Jan 17, 2022 10:16 AM IST

Legendary Kathak dancer Birju Maharaj dies at 83

Birju Maharaj developed his own unique style and was known as a brilliant choreographer. He helped popularise dance-dramas.

Birju Maharaj was born in Lucknow.(HT File Photo)
Published on Jan 17, 2022 06:59 AM IST
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Kathak is not just a dance, yeh ishwar ki aradhana hai: Pt Birju Maharaj

Pandemic kept Padma Vibhushan Pt Birju Maharaj far from Lucknow for quite some time

Padma Vibhushan Pt Birju Maharaj on his visit to Lucknow (Suraj Kumar/HT)
Published on Nov 25, 2021 06:57 PM IST
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